When Moving House — Don't Do It Alone


It is said that one of the most stressful occasions that occur in your life is moving house. All those things that you own make up a part of your very being. They are essential to your life, if not your survival. They can have a practical use or sentimental value, but they all mean something. And the upheaval of moving them can impact even the most laid back person. This stress can be reduced by hiring furniture removal services to help with every step.

The only other option is to go alone and do the move yourself. If you find the prospect of moving daunting, you can intensify that to infinity if you are deciding to do the whole move yourself. It is an extremely difficult job, and you are taking on all the pressure and responsibility yourself. If you break something of sentimental value to a loved one, the difficulty of the move is increased, and settling into the new home is rendered almost impossible through the arguments.


The first benefit of hiring furniture removals is how efficient the job can be done when it is out of your hands. Because the time it takes to enact the move is shortened, you are moved into your new house faster. If you have a lot of items to transport, the need for furniture removals grows. The bigger the job is, the better it becomes to have an efficient, trusted company do the job for you.

Removal Van

Even if you hire a removal van yourself, you still have to know how to load it properly to reduce back and forth between your old house and the new. It's definitely a job to leave to the professionals. Furniture removal services have the right sized vans that can be assigned on the basis of what you need to move, ensuring they have the exact amount of space necessary for your move

No Back Pain

If you decide to do it yourself, you still have to pay the price of renting a van, but have the added job of carting all the furniture and the multitude of boxes that you are moving. If you do save money, which isn't always the case, it will probably only be pennies. All that for the discomfort of the almost certain back pain a full house move will invoke.


The greatest aspect to ease your mind when hiring furniture removals is that these companies are insured to undertake the removal. if anything is damaged or broken, you are covered. Which gives you the piece of mind that you wouldn't have if you undertook the struggle.

If you're thinking about moving house, save your worries, save your time and save your back by hiring a furniture removal service.


13 December 2016

Storing my stuff while I'm on exchange

I'm going on a year of foreign exchange, so I am moving all of my stuff into a storage unit until I get back so I can save money on rent. I don't have much money so I am trying to do this for as little money as possible as I want to make sure that I know the best way to pack things to save space and get the smallest possible unit. This blog has some of the tricks that I have picked up in packing my household in the most space-efficient way and should be useful for anyone else packing up a household for storage.